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Comparison of clinical features and drug therapies among European and Latin American patients with juvenile dermatomyositis
(Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 2011-01-01) [Artigo]
ObjectiveTo compare the demographic features, presenting manifestations, diagnostic investigations, disease course, and drug therapies of children with juvenile dermatomyositis (JDM) followed in Europe and Latin ...
Preliminary Criteria for Global Flares in Childhood-Onset Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
(Arthritis Care & Research, 2011-09-01) [Artigo]
Objective. To develop widely acceptable preliminary criteria of global flare for childhood-onset systemic lupus erythematosus (cSLE).Methods. Pediatric rheumatologists (n = 138) rated a total of 358 unique patient profiles ...
OVERLAP SYNDROME IN PAEDIATRIC PATIENTS: DOES IT FIT INTO THE MODEL?
(Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 2011-01-01) [Resumo]
Validation of Relapse Risk Biomarkers for Routine Use in Patients With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
(Arthritis Care & Research, 2014-06-01) [Artigo]
Objective. The myeloid-related proteins 8 and 14 (MRP-8/MRP-14) and neutrophil-derived S100A12 are biomarkers of inflammation. They can be used to determine the relapse risk in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis ...
The Brazilian version of the Childhood Health Assessment Questionnaire (CHAQ) and the Child Health Questionnaire (CHQ)
(Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 2001-12-01) [Artigo]
We report the cross-cultural adaptation and validation into Brazilian-Portuguese of the parent's version of two health related quality of life instruments. The Childhood Health Assessment Questionnaire (CHAQ) is a disease ...
A Brazilian registry of juvenile dermatomyositis: onset features and classification of 189 cases
(Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 2009-11-01) [Artigo]
ObjectiveTo describe onset features, classification and treatment of juvenile dermatomyositis (JDM) and juvenile polymyositis (JPM) from a multicentre registry.MethodsInclusion criteria were onset age lower than 18 years ...
Macrophage Activation Syndrome in Juvenile Systemic Lupus Erythematosus A Multinational Multicenter Study of Thirty-Eight Patients
(Arthritis and Rheumatism, 2009-11-01) [Artigo]
Objective. To describe the clinical and laboratory features of macrophage activation syndrome as a complication of juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).Methods. Cases of juvenile SLE-associated macrophage activation ...
Towards Defining Clinical Remission in Juvenile Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (jSLE)
(Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 2011-03-01) [Resumo]
Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis: case report
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2000) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVE: To alert pediatricians about the possibillity of childhood Idiopathic Pulmonary Hemosiderosis, in cases of anemia associated with chronic lung disease. METHODS: This article documents a case of Idiopathic Pulmonary ...